Thérèse of Lisieux, now a Doctor of the Church, summarized her
spirituality in these simple but profound words, "My Little Way
is all love." Her complete and unshakable trust in the love of
God our Father was the foundation of her spiritual life, a childlike
relationship with our Creator that raised her to the heights of
sanctity in only 24 years of life.
spirituality, her Little Way of Spiritual Childhood, is one that can
be imitated and practiced by all souls, no matter what their state in
life. Her spirituality has been recognized by the Church as a special
gift from God for ordinary people everywhere to reach heroic
Vernon Johnson, a famous convert and apostle of St.Thérèse,
presents in this book the most clear, practical and yet profound
explanation of this "little way", a way to perfection that
changed his life and the lives of countless others. Johnson
summarizes the spiritual approach of St. Thérèse in these three
words: Love, Humility, Confidence.